The Map Room is part of the Society's neo-classical extension, which was commissioned in 1930. Its proportions mirror those of the original Lowther Lodge, built in the 1870s.
Decorated with portraits of explorers and a 17th century Chinese map of the world, it leads on to the garden terrace.
The Map Room is let with the Ondaatje Theatre, and can be used for catering for up to 120 people.
For conferences with higher numbers, catering also takes place in the Hall and the Education Centre.
The Map Room can be used as a reception room for up to 150 guests and is also suitable for dancing.
Straightforward honesty is rarely the default setting for political and business communication; Evan looks at the effect this has on the conduct of business and politics generally, and on the rise of populism in particular.
30 November 2017
Over three decades, tiger populations in the Western Ghats have recovered to be the largest in the world. Ullas explains the tiger conservation strategy, blending science with social interventions.
6 March 2017
Teachers share their top tips for running effective and memorable fieldwork
Fundraising can be one of the most challenging elements to planning your expedition. The RGS-IBG offer a number of resources to help you secure the finances to make your field project a success.
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